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Fall Of Water, Fall Of Light
Fall Of Water, Fall Of Light

Fall Of Water, Fall Of Light

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Time: Connecting Past and Future
Time: Connecting Past and Future

Time: Connecting Past and Future

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Ann Shelton: Dark Matter
Ann Shelton: Dark Matter

Free entry

Ann Shelton: Dark Matter

Free entry

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ANZAC: Photographs by Laurence Aberhart
ANZAC: Photographs by Laurence Aberhart

Free entry

ANZAC: Photographs by Laurence Aberhart

Free entry

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Monster Field: Surreal by Nature
Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

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Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2018
The Walters Prize 2018

The Walters Prize 2018

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Beyond Revolutionary Utopia: Turning the World Rightside Up
Beyond Revolutionary Utopia: Turning the World Rightside Up

1pm

Free

Join Dr Kathryn Lehman, Senior Lecturer and co-founder, New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies at the University of Auckland for an illustrated and engaging insight into the socio-political situation in South America.

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Artist talk: Ann Shelton
Artist talk: Ann Shelton

3pm

Free for Members

Join us for a talk with Ann Shelton, the day before the Auckland Art Gallery opens her new exhibition Ann Shelton: Dark Matter, the first major review of the Wellington photographer’s 20 years of practice. 

Artist talk: Ann Shelton

3pm

Free for Members

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Alda Rezende and The CBD Latin Project
Alda Rezende and The CBD Latin Project

3.30pm

Free

For this very special concert Alda Rezende will join forces with The CBD Latin Project, the new band of Brazilian musician extraordinaire Henrique Morales, together with pianist Karl Benton and drummer Lance Bentley. 

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La teta asustada (The Milk of Sorrow) 2009
La teta asustada (The Milk of Sorrow) 2009

1pm

Free

Fausta is suffering from a rare disease called the 'Milk of Sorrow', which is transmitted through the breast milk of pregnant women who were abused or raped in times of terrorism in Peru during or soon after pregnancy. 

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Alexia Foundation presentation
Alexia Foundation presentation

12pm

Free

This will be a digital projection of the Alexia Foundation grant winners and the stories they have brought to life.

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Oscar Enberg: Red Beryl and crocodile, Opal (Irrational Exuberance in the White Man’s Hole)
Oscar Enberg: Red Beryl and crocodile, Opal (Irrational Exuberance in the White...

6.30pm

Free

Free screening of Oscar Enberg's new short film Red Beryl and crocodile, Opal (Irrational Exuberance in the White Man’s Hole). The film will be followed by a Q&A with the artist and Natasha Conland, Curator, Contemporary Art.

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Dreamers and Revolutionaries
Dreamers and Revolutionaries

10am – 5pm

Free

The events planned for the second Space to Dream themed weekend examine reality through a different lens to foster new perspectives.

Dreamers and Revolutionaries

10am – 5pm

Free

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Latin America and Spain Film Festival: Azu (2013)
Latin America and Spain Film Festival: Azu (2013)

5:30pm

Free

In 1780, an African woman is forced into slavery and sold at an auction. Don Manuel Aguirre, a sugarcane farmer who buys her becomes obsessed and has no idea that the girl's ancestral destiny will disrupt his plantation.

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I Am Love (io Sono l’Amore) 2009
I Am Love (io Sono l’Amore) 2009

1pm

Free

A tragic love story set at the turn of the millennium in Milan starring Tilda Swinton. The film follows the fall of the haute bourgeoisie due to forces of passion and unconditional love.

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Cantos de viaje (Chants of a Journey)
Cantos de viaje (Chants of a Journey)

3pm

Free

A voyage through the Amazon from Colombia to the coast of Brazil.

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The Long Night (2014)
The Long Night (2014)

6pm

Free

Auckland Festival of Photography and the Alexia Foundation present the New Zealand premiere of acclaimed documentary The Long Night

The Long Night (2014)

6pm

Free

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Monterey (2016)
Monterey (2016)

3pm

Free

Mira and Paul dreamed of creating a café together, a warm homely place they could share with the people around them. In Auckland’s Grey Lynn, they hoped they had found it – the Monterey.

Monterey (2016)

3pm

Free

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Doc Edge Presents: Among The Believers (2015)
Doc Edge Presents: Among The Believers (2015)

2pm

$5 + booking fee Buy tickets

The opening sequence of a very young boy delivering a sermon with vitriolic hatred in his eyes sets the scene for this chilling recording of the spread of radical Islam in Pakistan, and the resulting clash of ideologies between moderate and fundamentalist forces.

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Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted
Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted

2pm

Mary-Jane O’Reilly’s condensed contemporary ballet is a high-intensity, 20-minute excerpt of a full-length work that draws its stylistic landscape from post-WW2 film noir.

 

 

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Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted
Giselle – What becomes of the broken hearted

2pm

Mary-Jane O’Reilly’s condensed contemporary ballet is a high-intensity, 20-minute excerpt of a full-length work that draws its stylistic landscape from post-WW2 film noir.

 

 

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Blue Velvet (1986)
Blue Velvet (1986)

1pm

Free

In David Lynch’s electrifyingly original neo-noir horror-thriller, Kyle MacLachlan and Laura Dern play youngsters who become involved in the mystery surrounding a nightclub singer and are plunged into the dark, surreal depths of small-town America.

Blue Velvet (1986)

1pm

Free

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NZTrio: Tectonic Uprising
NZTrio: Tectonic Uprising

6–8pm

$50 + fees General Admission, $40 + fees AAG Members, $25 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

Join NZTrio at the Gallery for a live evening performance of TECTONIC UPRISING .

NZTrio: Tectonic Uprising

6–8pm

$50 + fees General Admission, $40 + fees AAG Members, $25 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

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NZTrio: Tectonic Impact
NZTrio: Tectonic Impact

6–8pm

$53 + fees General Admission, $43 + fees AAG Members, $28 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

Join NZTrio at the Gallery for a live evening performance of TECTONIC IMPACT.

NZTrio: Tectonic Impact

6–8pm

$53 + fees General Admission, $43 + fees AAG Members, $28 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

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Written on the Wall: Latin American Street Storytellers from Muralismo to Graffiti
Written on the Wall: Latin American Street Storytellers from Muralismo to Graffi...

1pm

Free

Director of the New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies at The University of Auckland, Dr Walescka Pino-Ojeda presents a lecture 'Written on the Wall: Latin American Street Storytellers from Muralismo to Graffiti'.

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French Language Weekend: Short films
French Language Weekend: Short films

3.30pm

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films. 

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Curator and artist talk: Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists
Curator and artist talk: Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists

12 – 1pm

FREE (Members only)

Artist and Pacific Sisters’ member Feeonaa Wall will join forces with Senior Curator, NZ and Pacific Art, Ron Brownson, to give an illustrated talk on Pacific Sisters: He Toa Tāera | Fashion Activists, prior to the Members Preview of the exhibition. 

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Short film programme
Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

Auckland Art Gallery, in partnership with Alliance Française Auckland, is pleased to offer you free animated short film screenings, for children and adults, over the September school holidays.

Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

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Short film programme
Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

Auckland Art Gallery, in partnership with Alliance Française Auckland, is pleased to offer you free animated short film screenings, for children and adults, over the September school holidays.

Short film programme

12.15pm

Free

Artworks

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White Plane with Figure (The Force of History)
White Plane with Figure (The Force of History)

James Ross

Production date
1999
Medium
oil, pencil and glass on linen
Size (h x w)
650 x 602 x 50 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/28
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Taking a Maori Redoubt
Taking a Maori Redoubt

McFarlane & Erskine McGready, Thomson & Niven

Production date
1879
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
237 x 162 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
2010/5/6
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Persecution To The Grave
Persecution To The Grave

Thomas Rowlandson

Production date
1777-1827
Medium
pen and wash
Size (h x w)
162 x 231 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Wallace Alexander, 1940
Accession no
1940/4/2
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Untitled [Woman with a Mirror]
Untitled [Woman with a Mirror]

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1912
Medium
watercolour and charcoal
Size (h x w)
548 x 425 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from Georgina Ralston, 2007
Accession no
2007/8/16
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Hamlet, Horatio and the Gravedigger
Hamlet, Horatio and the Gravedigger

Henry Fuseli

Production date
1804
Medium
pen with grey, blue and pink wash
Size (h x w)
372 x 295 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/78
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Idiot: Self Portrait
Idiot: Self Portrait

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska

Production date
1912
Medium
bronze
Size (h x w)
178 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1956
Accession no
1956/33
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Job rebuked by his friends
Job rebuked by his friends

William Blake

Production date
1825
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
215 x 162 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/10/10
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Peter, William
Peter, William

Tanu Gago Vinesh Kumaran

Production date
2012
Medium
digital inkjet print
Size (h x w)
627 x 876 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
2012/14/2
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A Woman standing, seen from the back, drawing a curtain aside
A Woman standing, seen from the back, drawing a curtain aside

Henry Fuseli

Production date
circa 1795-circa 1800
Medium
pencil, pen with grey, brown and pink wash
Size (h x w)
307 x 173 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/55
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Hine of the Lake
Hine of the Lake

Arnold Manaaki Wilson

Production date
1976
Medium
totara
Size (h x w)
1600 x 355 x 255 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 2017
Accession no
2017/43
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Flat Out
Flat Out

Bill Culbert

Production date
2009
Medium
wood, glass, fluorescent tubes and electrical cable
Size (h x w)
2000 x 3720 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2009
Accession no
2009/33/2
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Visible Mysteries no. 8
Visible Mysteries no. 8

Colin McCahon

Production date
1968
Medium
acrylic on board
Size (h x w)
1245 x 631 x 45 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1986
Accession no
C1994/1/177
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Three Kings Quarry I, Auckland
Three Kings Quarry I, Auckland

Anthony Treadwell

Production date
1948
Medium
oil on pinex board
Size (h x w)
520 x 1045 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest with assistance from Jeremy Treadwell and Clemency Thomson, Sarah Treadwell and David Veart, 2013
Accession no
2013/7/2
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The Serpent tempting Eve (Satan's first address to Eve)
The Serpent tempting Eve (Satan's first address to Eve)

Henry Fuseli

Production date
1802
Medium
oil on panel
Size (h x w)
302 x 238 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Sir George Grey, 1887
Accession no
1887/1/13
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Relics of the forest
Relics of the forest

John Holmwood

Production date
1956
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
733 x 1065 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the M A Serra Trust, 1987
Accession no
1987/43/1
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The Woman who walks through the water
The Woman who walks through the water

Aristide Maillol

Production date
1910
Medium
bronze
Size (h x w)
1206 x 380 x 500 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1957
Accession no
M1957/1
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Maquette for Simultaneous Invalidations
Maquette for Simultaneous Invalidations

et al.

Production date
2001
Medium
wood, paint, plastic, crayon, card, paper, adhesive, tape
Size (h x w)
190 x 750 x 735 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Jim Barr and Mary Barr, 2011
Accession no
2011/22
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Sketch for Mosaic Altar Panel, St Joseph's Church, Otahuhu
Sketch for Mosaic Altar Panel, St Joseph's Church, Otahuhu

Louise Henderson

Production date
1968
Medium
watercolour, gouache and pencil
Size (h x w)
2955 x 2205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/36.1-5
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Le Combat a la Barriere (Combat at the Barrier)
Le Combat a la Barriere (Combat at the Barrier)

Jacques Callot

Production date
1627
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
205 x 152 x 25 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn
Accession no
MU/424
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Judith and her maidservant with the head of Holofernes
Judith and her maidservant with the head of Holofernes

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1621-1635
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
89 x 68 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/227
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You and I, Horizontal (II)
You and I, Horizontal (II)

Anthony McCall

Production date
2006
Medium
computer, projector, haze machine
Size (h x w)
33min
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Auckland Contemporary Art Trust, 2015
Accession no
2015/8/2
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John B. Turner Archive
John B. Turner Archive
Production date
1897-2009
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John B. Turner, 2015
Accession no
RC2016/1
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of John Gerrard Francis O'Connor, 2007
Accession no
RC2007/8
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
1920-1965
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Weeks Estate, c1980
Accession no
RC2001/1
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Peter O'Connor, 2010
Accession no
RC2010/1

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